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The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Penguin USA
Publication date June 1, 1995
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780140245486
ISBN-10 0140245480
Dimensions 1.25 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.75 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $16.00
Other format details sci/tech
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Citing the Red Queen from Lewis Carroll's Through the Looking Glass, who has to keep running to stay in the same place, Ridley demonstrates why sex is humanity's best strategy for outwitting its constantly mutating internal predators, and answers dozens of other riddles of human nature and culture.

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780026033404
 
from Macmillan Pub Co (January 1, 1994)
9780026033404 | details & prices | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.95 lbs | List price $25.00
About: A look at the implications of sex and human nature draws on cutting-edge research to detail the evolution of sex in plants and animals and to illustrate how it influences our intellect, our choice of mates, and our social structure
Paperback
Book cover for 9780060556570 Book cover for 9780140245486
 
Reprint edition from Perennial (May 1, 2003)
9780060556570 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $15.99
About: Referring to Lewis Carroll's Red Queen from Through the Looking-Glass, a character who has to keep running to stay in the same place, Matt Ridley demonstrates why sex is humanity's best strategy for outwitting its constantly mutating internal predators.
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Reprint edition from Penguin USA (June 1, 1995)
9780140245486 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $16.00
About: Citing the Red Queen from Lewis Carroll's Through the Looking Glass, who has to keep running to stay in the same place, Ridley demonstrates why sex is humanity's best strategy for outwitting its constantly mutating internal predators, and answers dozens of other riddles of human nature and culture.

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